The fastest-growing category of portable computer is the tablet, which in 2011 accounted for some 15 percent of the market. A fiercely competitive market has developed, as Apple's competitors queue up to try and topple the iPad from its dominant position and gain traction in the developing BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) IT landscape.
Articles about Tablets
While many businesses are already long removed from paper use, Sony's not-quite-a-tablet annotation and document-sharing device is targeted toward paper-heavy environments.
A new generation of tablet keyboards shows that what we really want is a device that's the tech equivalent of a mullet: business in front, party at the back. And it's all down to the lowly hinge.
There are millions of mobile apps of every kind imaginable. These are the best in five popular genres.
The platform was born out of a custom project that the point-of-sale technology startup created for HALL Wines in California's Napa Valley.
The longer I use Amazon's latest tablet, the less I use the iPad Air. If not for one thing it's lacking, the new Kindle could replace the iPad Air.
In the UK, tech sales staff -- not the customer -- often reign supreme, and this can be bad news for technology firms across the globe.
A lot has been said about the rumored upcoming appearance of Office for iPad, including that it's too late to make a difference. Actually, thanks to mobile tech, it may be too late for regular Office.
Amazon has added features to its latest tablet to make it enterprise friendly. This third-party case with a keyboard completes the package.
Apple's iPad has arguably become the ultimate ebook reading platform, with several prominent reader apps that are now supported on the device. Here's the lowdown so you can make the best choices in which ebook app software to use on your iPad.
There's no shortage of Windows PCs and tablets from which to choose, but there's still no good way to make the choice.
When it comes to keyboards for the iPad Air, there is thin and light and soft and luxurious. This keyboard is for those preferring the latter.
It looks like Huawei's dual-OS smartphone is going the way of the Asus Transformer Book Duet. The concept of a device that can run both Android and Windows holds a lot of appeal. But as long as Google, Microsoft and Apple have competing ecosystems, it is unlikely to see the light of day.
The third-party ecosystem for Apple's iPad Air is going strong, as witnessed by the number of keyboards hitting the market. This model by Kensington is available now, and we go hands-on with it.
Australian tablet sales doubled during 2013 as consumers opted to purchase low-cost units.
Tablets can be used for business tasks, and making video calls is not to be overlooked. One tablet with Skype saved the day by averting a near disaster for this writer.